On the Metro Manila Traffic Situation: New-Age Solutions for Age-Old Issues
by: Allyxon Cua
A barely four-kilometer ride from our home to the workplace used to take 10 minutes before the so-called carmageddon reached its peak in Metro Manila. Other monikers about the rumored worst traffic in the world include “may forever” and “EDSA parking lot”; true enough, the one hour I now spend on the road feels like forever. Lately, it’s almost as if my work hours start as soon as the car comes to a standstill………………
Roadmap to Compliance to the Data Privacy Act of 2012
by: Paul Santos
General Manager for AMTI Ascend
We live in a country of heavy social media users – 42.1 million on Facebook, 13 million on Twitter, and 3.5 million on LinkedIn as of April 2017 – and a total IT spending of USD 4.4 billion in 2016, which is expected to more than double by 2020 (Source: Export.gov). This continuous rise of digitization heightens the need to secure the data that comes along with it. In order for our government to regulate how organizations collect, use, disclose, store, and dispose these data,……………..